Summary of Treaty
|Official Title||Agreement for scientific and technological cooperation between the European Community and the Argentine Republic|
|Type of Agreement||Bilateral|
|Place of Signature||Brussels|
|Date of Signature||20/09/1999|
|Date of Entry Into Force||28/05/2001|
|Objective of Agreement||The Parties shall encourage, develop and facilitate cooperative activities between the Community and Argentina in fields of common interest where they are pursuing research and development activities in science and technology.|
|Remarks||Cooperative activities shall be conducted on the basis of the following principles:
(a) mutual benefit based on an overall balance of advantages;
(b) reciprocal access to the activities of research and technological development undertaken by each Party;
(c) timely exchange of information which may affect cooperative activities;
(d) appropriate protection of intellectual property rights.
The cooperation include the participation of Argentine research entities in RTD (research, technological development and demonstration) activities, visits and exchanges of scientists, exchanges of information on practices and laws, joint organisation of seminars and any other activity recommended by the Steering Committee.
This Agreement shall be concluded for an initial period of five years and may be tacitly renewed after evaluation during the penultimate year of each successive five-year period.
|OJ Reference||L6, 11/01/2000, p. 32|
|Nature of Agreement||scientific and technological co-operation agreement|
|Depositary||Council of the European Union|
|Contracting Parties||European Community, Argentina|
|Authentic Texts||Danish, Dutch, English, Finnish, French, German, Greek, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, Swedish|
Research and Innovation
|Conclusion Decision||Council Decision of 2 December 1999 concerning the conclusion of the Agreement for scientific and technological cooperation between the European Community and the Argentine Republic; OJ L6 of 11/01/2000, p.31|
Treaty EC: Article 170
|Last Update : 11/11/2008|